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Counselor/Case Manager/Substance Use

Phoenix House Citra, FL
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Medical, Dental

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Maintain a clinical caseload. Perform mental health screening and biopsychosocial assessments on potential residents and make judgments on admission or referral out. Provide individual, group and family counseling and facilitate special clinical groups as requested. Maintain current, accurate and confidential clinical charts and submit all documentation and reports in a timely manner. Facilitate seminars and workshops as directed. Maintain ongoing communication with the resident structure to determine the overall environment of the community, identify problems and possible solutions, and help coordinate the smooth transition of scheduled activities. Hold residents accountable when necessary for inappropriate or negative behaviors, and utilize effective confrontation techniques and behavior interventions to help improve behavior. Ensure debriefing with staff at the beginning and end of each shift with the oncoming staff, and provide thorough written communication through documentation of daily activities in the staff communication log. Ensure immediate communication with facility leadership on incidents involving absconders, physical violence, suicidal threats, physical accidents involving staff or residents and extreme negative behavior.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in related field. Minimum of two years previous counseling experience in substance abuse treatment or mental health setting required. Previous experience in a Therapeutic Community (TC) setting preferred.

LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS

Certified Addictions Professional (CAP), Certified Criminal Justice Addictions Professional (CCJAP), or other equivalent degree and/or certification meeting the standards of a “Qualified Professional,” in accordance with Chapter 397, FS preferred. Valid Florida driver’s license and clean driving record, with no more than 4 points, required.

SCHEDULING NEEDS: Shifts may include days, nights, weekends and holidays.

BACKGROUND CLEARANCE

Upon selection for hire, prospective employees will be required to successfully pass the Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) Level II background check and the Department of Corrections (DOC) background check.

Phoenix House

Phoenix House provides individualized, holistic drug and alcohol addiction treatment, with a legacy spanning 50 years. We are committed to treating the whole person — and their families — with caring, qualified professionals in the fields of psychiatry, medicine, mental health, social work, education, and recovery support. Our team of experts address underlying causes of substance abuse and behavioral patterns to guide patients toward lasting recovery.

Address

15681 US-301 Citra, FL 32113
Citra, FL
USA

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